Herzing University-Kenner

2500 Williams Blvd
Kenner, LA 70062-0000
Tel: (504)733-0074
School Highlights
  • Herzing University-Kenner serves 381 students (48% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Herzing University-Kenner is one of 5 community colleges within Jefferson County, LA.
  • The nearest community college is Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus (3.60 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
Herzing University-Kenner(LA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty19 staff26 staff
Herzing University-Kenner Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 381 has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment381 students1,493 students
Herzing University-Kenner Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio20:134:1
Herzing University-Kenner Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students181 students382 students
Herzing University-Kenner Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students200 students1,111 students
Herzing University-Kenner Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Herzing University-Kenner Enrollment Breakdown LA All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students177 students289 students
# Graduate Students4 students4 students
Herzing University-Kenner Graduation BreakDown LA All Graduation Breakdown
% Asian
Herzing University-Kenner Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Herzing University-Kenner Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Herzing University-Kenner Black (2007-2016)
% White
Herzing University-Kenner White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Herzing University-Kenner More (2011-2013)
% Unknown races
Herzing University-Kenner Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.600.66
Herzing University-Kenner Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$45,100$28,200
Herzing University-Kenner Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $12,790 is less than the state average of $12,875. The private state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$12,790$12,875
Herzing University-Kenner In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%89%
Herzing University-Kenner % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2008-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$23,217$10,800
Herzing University-Kenner Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$7,750$5,125
Herzing University-Kenner Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate100%77%
Herzing University-Kenner Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
Jefferson County, LA community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.21, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Jefferson County, LA is Herzing University-Kenner. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.